Man Guilty In 2018 Truck-Buggy Crash That Killed 2The man who drove his pickup truck into a horse-drawn buggy in Avon, Minnesota last year will be sentenced for one count of misdemeanor careless driving on October 24. The Stearns County District Court says 24-year-old Marc Knapp amended his plea to 'guilty' in the crash that resulted in the deaths of two people, Bob and Joan Keppers.
Cities Seek More Time From MPCA To Reduce Salt In WastewaterSeveral Minnesota cities are seeking more time to reduce the amount of chloride, or salt, in their wastewater.
Man Charged With Misdemeanor In Truck-Buggy Crash That Killed 2An Avon man who struck a horse-drawn buggy from behind, killing its two passengers, has been charged with a misdemeanor.
Avon Man Rescued After Car Plunges Into LakeAn Avon man is OK after he suffered a medical issue and his vehicle crashed into a lake Friday evening.
Victims Identified In Fatal Pickup Truck-Buggy CrashThe two occupants of the buggy were killed in the crash. On Monday, the victims were identified as Robert Alois Keppers and Mary Joan Keppers.
Pastor Charged With 3rd Degree Criminal Sexual ConductAn Avon Community Church pastor has been charged with having a sexual relationship with a parishioner during ongoing counseling sessions.
Sheriff: Teen Hurt In Rollover Crash Near AvonA 17-year-old boy from Albany was hospitalized Wednesday after trying to pass a school bus in Avon Township and rolling his vehicle into a ditch.
Sheriff: Minivan Hits, Kills Cow In Stearns CountyA husband and wife were not hurt after their minivan struck a cow Friday night in Stearns County.
Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing Basketball FundsShe was in charge of the basketball association's finances for seven years and was the only one responsible for the accounts.
1 Hospitalized After Motorcycle Crash In Central MInn.A man is hospitalized with serious injuries after a motorcycle crash in central Minnesota early Saturday.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Walleye Dinner In MinnesotaYour votes sent Natalie Nyhus to a place where the restaurant holds as much history as the secret recipe.
$1K Reward Offered In Avon Dog Shooting CaseA reward is being offered after a dog was found shot six times near Avon Monday morning.
Sheriff: Dog Shot 6 Times Near Avon, Suspect SoughtAuthorities are looking for the person responsible in a potential animal abuse case after a dog was found injured Monday morning after being shot six times. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says a male yellow lab was found injured in rural Avon at about 8:55 a.m. Monday.
Police: Man Attempts To Flee Police On Foot In SwampA man attempted to flee police on foot through a marsh in Stearns County Saturday morning. According to police, Stearns County Sheriff’s deputies attempted to stop a car that had fled their advances.
Sheriff: Woman, 2 Kids Hurt In St. Louis County RolloverA 35-year-old woman and two children were hurt in a rollover crash Saturday night in northern Minnesota, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office. Authorities received a report of a one-vehicle rollover crash at about 5:05 p.m. in White Township, which is about five miles south of Avon.